Las Vegas police officer was called to an apartment where Anthony Minner was suspected of shooting a 16-year-old boy in the face. Minner was expected to return to the apartment and the officer awaited a phone call from Minner’s roommate upon Minner’s return. The officer was called and went to the apartment, where he saw Minner in the patio area. When the officer told him to put his hands up, Minner initially complied, then reached for the handgun and pointed it at the officer. The officer fired three times and Minner died.

ID: 1731

Victms Name: Anthony Minner
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Race: African-American/Black

City: Las Vegas
County: Clark
State: NV
Zip Code: 89123
Country: United States of America

Agency: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Las Vegas police officer was called to an apartment where Anthony Minner was suspected of shooting a 16-year-old boy in the face. Minner was expected to return to the apartment and the officer awaited a phone call from Minner’s roommate upon Minner’s return. The officer was called and went to the apartment, where he saw Minner in the patio area. When the officer told him to put his hands up, Minner initially complied, then reached for the handgun and pointed it at the officer. The officer fired three times and Minner died.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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